Olive Leaf is a traditional herb renowned for it's natural antioxidants according to various scientific studies are numerous, the most important are reducing cancer risk; lower arterial blood pressure; fight off "super-bugs;" younger-looking healthier skin; helps boosting the immune system; arthritis-relief; helps fight Alzheimer disease.
The powder can be eaten raw or cooked, can be used in many ways for tea, a homemade tincture or added to salad dressing and smoothies as a food supplement.
The Mediterranean diet offers a host of benefits that prolong life and improve health. Olive oil, a major component of the Mediterranean diet, contains a unique compound called oleuropein that provides its characteristic biting, astringent taste. Oleuropein is responsible for most of olive oil’s antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and disease-fighting characteristics. Olive leaves contain high amounts of oleuropein, making their extracts a valuable source of this nutrient without the need to consume large amounts of olive oil. Olive leaf extracts show tremendous promise in preventing or mitigating conditions as diverse as hypertension, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, stroke, Alzheimer’s, and arthritis. Organic Whole Leaf or Powder
Oleuropein and olive leaf extracts have numerous other mechanisms of action against cancer; They help prevent inflammation, another major promoter of tumor growth.41
In breast cancer cells specifically, oleuropein reduces malignant cells’ ability to respond to estrogen, the female hormone that many breast cancer cells depend on for their survival.43
Oleuropein inhibits the production of the “protein-melting” enzymes that cancer cells need in order to invade healthy tissues and metastasize to distant parts of the body.19
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